Retirement

  1. What If Social Security Disability Runs Out Of Money?

    What If Social Security Disability Runs Out Of Money?

    The social security disability program is nearly bankrupt and could run out of money by 2016.
  2. Not All Retirement Accounts Should Be Tax-Deferred

    Not All Retirement Accounts Should Be Tax-Deferred

    It may be better to leave your assets exposed to the tax man when you're saving to retire.
  3. Why You Should Be Wary Of Target-Date Funds

    Why You Should Be Wary Of Target-Date Funds

    These funds are hard to understand and might not be a wise choice by themselves. We tell you why.
  4. Comparing Health Savings And Flexible Spending Accounts

    Comparing Health Savings And Flexible Spending Accounts

    When it comes to medical expenses, there are many accounts that provide tax advantages. We look at two commonly seen among ...
  5. For IRAs, Time Is Money

    For IRAs, Time Is Money

    Don't procrastinate. The timing of your contributions can mean thousands more in savings.
  6. ETFs For Your 401(k)?

    ETFs For Your 401(k)?

    Investor ownership of ETFs has grown a lot over the last decade. Discover how they can fit into your retirement plan.
  7. What The New Gift Tax Rules Will Mean

    What The New Gift Tax Rules Will Mean

    The lifetime maximum for gift taxes is $5.12 million. However, it could drop to $1 million. Here's what that will mean.
  8. How To Balance Retirement Savings With Your Child's Tuition Costs

    How To Balance Retirement Savings With Your Child's Tuition Costs

    Here's how you can juggle saving for your child's college education and your retirement.
  9. Employer Responsibility For Pension Plans

    Employer Responsibility For Pension Plans

    Here is a look at the role employers play in 401(k) plans.
  10. Clearing Up Misconceptions About The New 401(k) Laws

    Clearing Up Misconceptions About The New 401(k) Laws

    The new 401(k) laws require more disclosure, but that won't fully protect participants from losing money in fees.
  11. Healthcare Needs Of Retired Couples

    Healthcare Needs Of Retired Couples

    Here's a rundown of the expected costs to pay for healthcare for senior citizens once they reach retirement.
  12. Budgeting Tips For Different Income Brackets

    Budgeting Tips For Different Income Brackets

    While each individual's financial goals and needs are unique, there are some common pieces of advice that apply to each segment ...
  13. Retirement Planning Tips For Women

    Retirement Planning Tips For Women

    Here's how women can manage saving for retirement.
  14. All Weather Investing With ETFs

    All Weather Investing With ETFs

    All Weather investment strategies can shield investors during the worst bear markets.
  15. Tips For Getting A Permanent Visa

    Tips For Getting A Permanent Visa

    Many countries can help you establish a path towards residency. Before you move, read this article first.
  16. How To Include ETFs In A Client's 401(k)

    How To Include ETFs In A Client's 401(k)

    Learn how ETFs can solve an advisor's litigation and fee disclosure fears.
  17. What Americans Need To Know About Living Abroad

    What Americans Need To Know About Living Abroad

    From Social Security to medical assistance to taxes, here's what you need to know about living overseas.
  18. Be A One-Stop Shop For Your Clients

    Be A One-Stop Shop For Your Clients

    Offering comprehensive financial services can bring in business, but coordination is the key to success.
  19. Spread Out Risk With Sector-Based ETFs

    Spread Out Risk With Sector-Based ETFs

    These ETFs take the sector rotation strategy from institutional investors and puts it in your hands.
  20. Key Strategies To Avoid Negative Bond Returns

    Key Strategies To Avoid Negative Bond Returns

    It is difficult to make money in bonds in a rising rate environment, but there are ways to avoid losses.
  21. Building An All-ETF Portfolio

    Building An All-ETF Portfolio

    Balance is the key when selecting an all-ETF portfolio that will hedge against market volatility.
  22. The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 40-Somethings

    The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 40-Somethings

    Here is everything you need to know about retirement planning if you are in your 40s.
  23. The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 50-Somethings

    The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 50-Somethings

    Everything you need to know about retirement planning if you are in your 50s.
  24. Dissecting Leveraged ETF Returns

    Dissecting Leveraged ETF Returns

    These funds are a relatively new product to most investors, but they could be what you need for increased returns.
  25. Scary Statistics About Retirement For Women

    Scary Statistics About Retirement For Women

    Here are some recent figures that highlight how women are preparing for retirement.
  26. Financial Information Your Spouse Should Know

    Financial Information Your Spouse Should Know

    Your family needs to be prepared if something happens to you, which is why sharing financial information is important.
  27. An Introduction To Sector ETFs

    An Introduction To Sector ETFs

    Find out how these specialized ETFs can give your portfolio the punch it needs.
  28. Should Your 401(k) Be In An Annuity?

    Should Your 401(k) Be In An Annuity?

    Housing your retirement plan inside a variable annuity contract offers some big advantages, but only if you are close to ...
  29. The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 30-Somethings

    The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 30-Somethings

    Here is everything you need to know about retirement planning if you are in your 30s.
  30. Last Will And Testament: Not Just For The Elderly

    Last Will And Testament: Not Just For The Elderly

    It's never too early to plan your last will and testament. Find out what steps need to be taken.
  31. What Are Gift Taxes?

    What Are Gift Taxes?

    If you're not sure what gift taxes are, read on and we'll explain.
  32. A Primer On Palladium

    A Primer On Palladium

    This rare metal is being used in the industry more and more. See how you can get exposure.
  33. The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 20-Somethings

    The Complete Guide To Retirement Planning For 20-Somethings

    Here is everything you need to know about retirement planning if you are in your 20s.
  34. The Future Of Medicare: Why You Should Be Worried

    The Future Of Medicare: Why You Should Be Worried

    Younger generations might want to start preparing for retirement now. Some things may not last that much longer.
  35. The Evolution Of ETFs

    The Evolution Of ETFs

    Average and cautious investors can experience lower risk with ETFs - a safer alternative to swaps and derivatives.
  36. ETF Tracking Errors: Protect Your Returns

    ETF Tracking Errors: Protect Your Returns

    Tracking errors tend to be small, but they can still adversely affect your returns. Learn how to protect against them.
  37. How To Save Your First $100,000

    How To Save Your First $100,000

    A few small sacrifices now will be worth it in the long run.
  38. 4 Misconceptions That Sink Emerging Market Investors

    4 Misconceptions That Sink Emerging Market Investors

    As an emerging markets investor, there are some traps to be aware of. Learn what to watch out for.
  39. How Women Can Take Charge Of Their Retirement

    How Women Can Take Charge Of Their Retirement

    Ladies, you don't need a man to take care of your own retirement future. Read on to see how you can do it yourself. It's ...
  40. An Introduction To Fiduciary Advisors

    An Introduction To Fiduciary Advisors

    Offering personalized solutions in a world of cookie-cutter advice may be your ticket to career perfection.
  41. Life-Cycle Funds: Can It Get Any Simpler?

    Life-Cycle Funds: Can It Get Any Simpler?

    Discover a security that offers a way for you to put your retirement portfolio on autopilot.
  42. 5 Steps To Embracing A Working Retirement

    5 Steps To Embracing A Working Retirement

    If you're thinking about generating a bit of pocket money during your retirement, here are a few tips.
  43. Talking To Aging Parents About Money

    Talking To Aging Parents About Money

    Addressing this difficult topic is crucial, but you must approach it with compassion.
  44. Spousal IRAs For The Non-Breadwinner

    Spousal IRAs For The Non-Breadwinner

    Just because you don't bring home the bacon doesn't mean you can't save for retirement.
  45. 8 Affordable Retirement Hobbies

    8 Affordable Retirement Hobbies

    Puzzles, yoga and all-ages sports like golf and tennis are affordable ways to have fun and stay mentally and physically active. ...
  46. How To Invest If You're Broke

    How To Invest If You're Broke

    Here are a few ideas for those people who don't see any available funds for investing.
  47. S&P 500 ETFs: Market Weight Vs. Equal Weight

    S&P 500 ETFs: Market Weight Vs. Equal Weight

    Both indexes include the same stocks, but their weightings give them very different properties.
  48. How To Budget Your Retirement Funds And Still Have Fun

    How To Budget Your Retirement Funds And Still Have Fun

    Here are some tips to budget your remaining money when you are retired.
  49. Things To Consider Before Retiring Abroad

    Things To Consider Before Retiring Abroad

    Before you retire to your dream destination, consider important factors such as banking, healthcare and purchasing power ...
  50. Ask Yourself These Retirement Questions Before It's Too Late

    Ask Yourself These Retirement Questions Before It's Too Late

    When planning for retirement, these questions will help you understand if you're prepared.
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    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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